Niklas is CEO and Founding Partner at the London-headquartered venture capital firm Atomico, investing in gamechanging tech companies at Series A and beyond.
Niklas is an experienced technology investor and entrepreneur, having previously co-founded and managed globally successful technology companies including Skype, Kazaa and Joltid. He currently sits on the boards of Lilium, Pipedrive, Oden Technologies and Varjo. In 2007, he co-founded Zennström Philanthropies with his wife, Catherine. They invest strategically in two areas: human rights and the environment. Niklas also sits on the international advisory board of the Stockholm Resilience Centre.